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My face is getting reshaped by grinding even with bite plate. What are my options to straighten out jaws?
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Dr. Daniel Quon
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
In brief: Full work up
You need to have a comprehensive evaluation and work up to determine what is causing your bite and/or jaw problem(s).
If stress is the reason you are wearing a splint or bite plate, you will need to have that addressed. If your teeth and/or jaws are not properly aligned you may need orthognathic surgery.

In brief: Full work up
You need to have a comprehensive evaluation and work up to determine what is causing your bite and/or jaw problem(s).
If stress is the reason you are wearing a splint or bite plate, you will need to have that addressed. If your teeth and/or jaws are not properly aligned you may need orthognathic surgery.
Dr. Daniel Quon
Dr. Daniel Quon
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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Pediatrics
In brief: Oral maxillofacial
Surgeon would be best way to evaluate how to correct jaw problem.

In brief: Oral maxillofacial
Surgeon would be best way to evaluate how to correct jaw problem.
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Dr. Cornelia Franz
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